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Rubus odoratus

More About Rubus odoratus

  • Fragrant, single, magenta flowers
  • Small, red, thimble-shaped fruit
  • Textured, five-lobed, green leaves turn yellow in the fall
  • Exfoliating canes are upright
  • A good colonizer
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to summer

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario

Zone:

4

Height:

150-175 cm

Spread:

150-175 cm

Colour:

Purple,Magenta
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Flowering Raspberry Growing and Maintenance Tips

This native plant grows best in sunny conditions with a slightly dry, sandy soil. It can be seen growing wild in abandoned fields and along forest edges.


Rubus odoratus Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright
Multi-stem/Clump form

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Woodland/woods edge

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